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Holothuria  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158310

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumEchinodermata Klein, 1734 – echinoderms, Úchinodermes, bolacha da praia, equinoderma, equinodermata, estrela do mar, ourišo do mar  
             SubphylumEchinozoa Haeckel, 1895  
                ClassHolothuroidea de Blainville, 1834 – sea cucumbers, holot˙ria, pepino do mar, cocombres de mer, sea cucumbers  
                   SubclassAspidochirotacea Brandt, 1835  
                      OrderAspidochirotida Grube, 1840  
                         FamilyHolothuriidae Ludwig, 1894  
                            GenusHolothuria Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Holothuria arenicola Semper, 1868  
                               Species Holothuria argus (Jaeger) – tiger fish (holothurian) 
                               Species Holothuria atra Jaeger – lolly fish (holothurian) 
                               Species Holothuria axiologa Clark  
                               Species Holothuria bivittata Mitsukuri  
                               Species Holothuria cubana Ludwig, 1875  
                               Species Holothuria dakarensis   
                               Species Holothuria densipedes H. L. Clark, 1901  
                               Species Holothuria floridana Pourtales, 1851 – florida sea cucumber 
                               Species Holothuria forskali Chiaje, 1841  
                               Species Holothuria glaberrima (Selenka, 1867) – brown rock sea cucumber 
                               Species Holothuria grisea Selenka, 1867 – gray sea cucumber 
                               Species Holothuria impatiens (Forskaal, 1775) – impatient sea cucumber 
                               Species Holothuria lentiginosa   
                               Species Holothuria mexicana Ludwig, 1875 – donkey dung sea cucumber 
                               Species Holothuria monocaria Lesson  
                               Species Holothuria occidentalis   
                               Species Holothuria parvula (Selenka, 1867) – golden sea cucumber 
                               Species Holothuria poli Delle Chiaje  
                               Species Holothuria princeps Selenka, 1867  
                               Species Holothuria pseudofossor Deichmann, 1930  
                               Species Holothuria scabra Jaeger – sand fish 
                               Species Holothuria surinamensis Ludwig, 1875 – surinam sea cucumber 
                               Species Holothuria tubulosa Gmelin  
                               Species Holothuria vagabunda Selenka  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Holothuria   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brusca, Richard C., and Gary J. Brusca  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Invertebrates, Second Edition   
  Page(s): xx + 936   
  Publisher: Sinauer Associates, Inc.   
  Publication Place: Sunderland, Massachusetts, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-87893-097-3   
  Reference for: Holothuria   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hendler, Gordon, John E. Miller, David L. Pawson, and Porter M. Kier  
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Sea Stars, Sea Urchins, and Allies: Echinoderms of Florida and the Caribbean   
  Page(s): xi + 390   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-450-3   
  Reference for: Holothuria   

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